Primary Care

Primary Care

Our primary care providers offer expert care through the lens of compassion. We utilize a patient-centered approach to ensure that our doctors, nurses and clinical staff are working together as a team to meet your health care needs. Whether you are sick or need a routine check-up, our family medicine doctors and internists are committed to addressing your needs and improving your overall health.

Where to find it
The Meharry Clinic, Total Health Medical and Dental, Meharry Family Medicine at Skyline

Geriatric/Senior Services

Geriatric/ Senior Services

Meharry Medical Group helps older adults improve their quality of life by providing a range of specialized services for seniors age 65 and older. Our geriatricians focus on preventive care and early detection to provide older adults with the highest quality of life possible. We offer primary care and consultative care and treat conditions such as falls, incontinence, and osteoporosis as well as memory and behavioral disorders.

Where to find it
The Meharry Clinic, Meharry Family Medicine at Skyline


Carlton Z. Adams, M.D.

Muyiwa Adedokun, M.D., FACS

Richmond Akatue, M.D., MSCI, FACP

Brandon Antoskow, LPC-MHSP, NCC

Keisha Ashmeade, R.N., F.N.P.

Bolanle Asiyanbola, M.D.

Tiwalade Awosanya, M.D.

Ramy R. Aziz, IMG, MSPAS, PA-C

Josephine Bahn, A.C.N.P.-B.C.

Nader Bahri, M.D., FACP, FASN

Billy Ballard, D.D.S, M.D.

Nandakumar B. Vittal, M.D.

Xylina Bean, M.D.

Vladimir Berthaud, M.D.

Ruth Bol, D.D.S.

Phillip Bourne, M.D., FACOG

Thomas Brannon, D.D.S.

George Butler, D.D.S.

James Cade, D.D.S.

Ahsen Chaudhry, M.D., FACOG

Jason Cheng, M.D.

Robin Chester, PhD, LPC, MHSP

Shahana Choudhury, M.D.

Millard Collins, M.D.

Kenneth Cook, M.D.

Samori Cummings, M.D.

William Davis, D.D.S., MSPH

Anthony Disher, M.D.

John Douglas, D.D.S.

Mohammed El Kadmiri, M.D.

Harold Embrack, M.D.

Olumuyiwa Esuruoso, M.D.

Michele Etling, M.D.

Marquetta Faulkner, M.D.

Eric Foley, F.N.P.

Digna Forbes, M.D.

Monique Forskin Bennerman, M.D.

Richard Fremont, M.D.

Angelica Garrett Wood, M.D.

Karen Golden, R.N.

Toni Hall, D.O.

Ashley Hicks, M.D.

Edward Hills, M.D., FACOG

Samuel James, M.D.

Dontal Johnson, M.D.

Livette Johnson, M.D.

Barbara Jones, D.D.S.

Chassity Jones, D.N.P.

Medhat Kalliny, M.D., Ph.D.

Christopher Keefer, M.D.

S L Lampkin IV, M.D.

Gwinnett Ladson, M.D., FACOG

Lauren Lewis, M.D.

Veronica Mallett, M.D., MMM

Stephanie McClure, M.D., FACP

Valencia McShan, D.D.S.

Daniel Melamed, D.D.S.

Heran Mengesha, M.D.

Vincent Morelli, M.D.

Rosalena Muckle, M.D.

Jayashree Nathan, M.D.

Julia Ngo, M.D.

Paul Ngo, D.O.

Eric Oates, D.D.S.

Sunday Ogunde, M.D.

Olayinka Onadeko, M.D.

Frank Perry, Jr., M.D.

Erin Phamvan, R.N., F.N.P.

Theodora Pinnock, M.D.

Julie Scott, M.S.M., PA-C

Steven Silberg, D.D.S.

Pradumna Singh, M.D.

Calvin Smith, M.D.

Duane Smoot, M.D.

Fatimah Syed, M.D.

Kelsey Taylor, M.D.

Deon L. Tolliver, M.D., MSPH

Vernita Tucker, M.D., FACOG

Qi Wang, D.D.S.

Christopher M. White, M.D.

Lloyda Williamson, M.D.

Tiffany Wilson, D.D.S.

Tommy Wood, M.D.

Kimberlee Wyche-Etheridge, MD, MPH

Michael Yacko, D.D.S.

Henry Young, D.D.S., M.S., FADI

Carol Ziegler, M.S.N., F.N.P.-B.C., R.D.


The gastroenterology team at Meharry Medical Group is highly-skilled in diagnosing, treating and preventing digestive disorders. Our specialists provide comprehensive care of diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas. Services range from consultations to treatment of conditions such as acid reflux, indigestion, stomach ulcers and Crohn’s disease. Our experts also perform procedures such as colonoscopies and upper gastrointestinal endoscopies.

Where to find it
Nashville General Hospital at Meharry

General Surgery

General Surgery

Our highly trained, board-certified surgeons are experienced to provide you with the best surgical options to meet your needs. They are trained in the latest techniques including laparoscopic procedures which assist in a faster recovery, lower risk and have fewer complications. Our surgeons offer a wide variety of procedures, including breast disease surgery and thyroid surgery, in a patient-centered atmosphere that puts your needs first.

Where to find it
Nashville General Hospital at Meharry